Universal Journal of Mechanical Engineering  

Universal Journal of Mechanical Engineering is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes original and high-quality research papers in all areas of mechanical engineering. As an important academic exchange platform, scientists and researchers can know the most up-to-date academic trends and seek valuable primary sources for reference.


ISSN: 2332-3353 (Print)

ISSN: 2332-3361 (Online)


Contact Us: ujme.editor@hrpub.org or editor@hrpub.org

Website: http://www.hrpub.org/journals/jour_info.php?id=51


Reviewers

Prof. Younis Jamal
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Turgut Akyürek
Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Çankaya University, Turkey

Prof. T. Radha Ramanan
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Calicut, India

Prof. Suwarna Torgal
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Devi Ahilya University, India

Prof. R. K. Dwivedi
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India

Dr. Qijun Zheng
Laboratory for Simulation and Modeling of Particulate System (SIMPAS), University of New South Wales, Australia

Prof. Masoud Shariat Panahi
School of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran

Dr. Liaquat Khan
Department of Mechatronics, Air University, Pakistan

Prof. Khandkar Aftab Hossain
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh

Prof. J. Srinivas
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, India

Prof. Chung-Kee Yeh
Department of Bio-Industrial Mechatronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Dr. Anoop Kumar Dixit
Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering, Punjab Agricultural University, India

Prof. A. Veeresh Babu
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, India

Prof. Duong Hai Minh
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. NANDA NAIK KORRA
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, India

Mr. Hootan Zirakzadeh
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A & M University, USA

Prof. Peng-Sheng Wei 
Department of Mechanical and Electro-Mechanical Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan

Assoc. Prof. Tao Wang 
School of Aviation Automation, Civil Aviation University of China, China

Dr. Cătălin Cruceanu 
Department of Railway Vehicles, Faculty of Transport, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

Dr. Helena Victorovna Guitiss Navas 
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, New University of Lisbon (UNL), Portugal

Dr. Junhao Geng 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Dr. Reza Oskouei 
School of Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics, Flinders University, Australia

Prof. Pedro Javier Gamez-Montero 
Department of Fluid Mechanics (MF), Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain

Prof. Yang Weidong 
Department of Mechanical Engineering,Hebei Universtiy of Technology, China

Dr. Ai-Huei Chiou 
Department of Mechanical and Computer-Aided Engineering, National Formosa University, Taiwan

Dr. Basdeo Lal 
School of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, Science and Technology, Fiji National University Nasinu, Fiji

Prof. Wang Peijen 
Department of Power Machinery, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Dr. Weichao Guo 
School of Mechanical and Instrumental Engineering, Xi'an University of Technology, China

Dr. Peng Zhao 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China

Prof. Nicolae D. Cristescu 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, USA

Prof. Shoupeng Song 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangsu University, China

Dr. Lawrence D. Sobel 
Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona, USA

Prof. Li Yongbing 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Prof. Miran Ulbin 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Dr. Turgut Gülmez 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, International Telecommunication Union, Turkey

Dr. Levent Malgaca 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey

Prof. Ching-Lieh Li 
Department of Electrical Engineering, Tamkang University, Taiwan

Prof. Xinge Zhang 
School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Jlulin University, China

Dr. Lei Zhu 
School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Fernando Garcia Gonzalez 
Department of Applied Physics, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain

Dr. Damjan Klobcar 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Ludek Hyncik 
University of West Bohemia, Czech

Dr. Ye Yunxia 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangsu University, China

Dr. Lei Luo 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Gong-Loung Fu 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Minghsin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Dr. Ahmad Barari 
University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Dr. Zhenyu Liu 
Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Prof. Guo Hong 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Zhengzhou University, China

Dr. Yang Fengling 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Dr. Chen Feng-Xiang 
School of Automotive Studies, Tongji University, China

Dr. Chaofeng Pan 
Institute of Automotive Engineering Research, Jiangsu University, China

Dr. Zhinan Zhang 
Institute of Modern Design, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Eileen Chih-Ying Yang 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Dr. Wang Jing 
Institute of Design and Control Engineering for Heavy Equipment, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Chandra Asthana 
School of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Concordia University, Canada

Dr. Osornio Correa Cuitlahuac 
Department of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Iberoamerican University, USA

Dr. Yuquan Ding 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada

Dr. Müjdat Kaya 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Baskent University, Turkey

Dr. Razvan Rusovici 
Department of Mechanical Aerospace Engineering, Florida Institute of Technology, USA

Dr. Gao-Wei Chang 
Department of Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Prof. Shijun Ji 
Department of Mechanical Manufacturing and Automation, School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Jilin University, China

Prof. Yew Khoy Chuah 
Department of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

Dr. Nan Gui 
Department of Thermal Engineering, School of Mechanical and Transportation Engineering, China University of Petroleum, China

Dr. Chang-Chun Lee 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan

Dr. Shan-Jen Cheng 
Department of Aircraft Engineering, Army Academy, Taiwan

Prof. Li Qiang 
College of Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, China

Dr. Mitja Kastrevc 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Maribor University, Slovenia

Dr. Ge Peiqi 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Dr. Ge Zhang 
Department of Building Environment and Equipment Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

Dr. Halil Atalay 
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Bozok University, Turkey

Dr. Zeki Kiral 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey

Dr. Zhigang Chen 
School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology, University of Queensland, Australia

Dr. Anze Sitar 
Department of Heat and Process Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Jia-Hong Sun 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan

Dr. Evangelos P. Hinis 
Department of Nuclear Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Dr. Zhixin Yang 
Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau, China

Prof. Pak Kin Wong 
Department of Electromechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau, China

Dr. Amiya Chatterjee 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, USA

Prof. Tei-Chen Chen 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Prof. Yun Wang 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangsu University, China

Dr. Hamid Sarlak Chivaee 
Section of Fluid Mechanics, Institute for Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Dr. Zhao Yibing 
School of Automotive Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, China

Prof. Cheng-Hsing Hsu 
Department of Electrical Engineering, National United University, Taiwan

Dr. Zhao Ning 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Beijing University of Science and Technology, China

Prof. Hong-Ping Cheng 
Department of Energy and Refrigerating Air-Conditioning Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Jun Zhan 
College of Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, China

Prof. Weizhong Guo 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Fei Dong 
Software Cradle Technical Support Center, School of Automotive and Traffic Engineering, Jiangsu University, China

Dr. Fuchun Yang 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Prof. Chih-Wei Liu 
School of Electronic Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Dr. Yuh-Chung Hu 
Department of Mechanical and Electromechanical Engineering, National Ilan University, Taiwan

Dr. Scott Short 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Mechanical Engineering Technology, Northern Illinois University, USA

Prof. Seok-Ho Rhi 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Chungbuk National University, Korea

Prof. Liu Wufa 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Zhengzhou University, China

Dr. Wang Shuyi 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cheng Shiu University, Taiwan

Prof. Yanjun Liu 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Dr. Andrea Mura 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Dr. Wu Shunde 
Department of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Dr. Osman Turan 
Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Bilecik Sheikh Edebali University, Turkey

Dr. Zhou Shuwen 
Vehicle Engineering Institute, School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Northeastern University, China

Dr. Vito Tič 
Oil Hydraulics Laboratory, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenija

Prof. Shigen Zhu 
College of Mechanical Engineering, Ministry of Education, Donghua University, China

Prof. Yaojung Shiao 
Department of Vehicle Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

Dr. Chi-Hsiung Liang 
Department of Vehicle Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan

Prof. Kuang Yuan Kung 
Graduate School of Applied Technology, Taoyuan Innovation Institute of Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Gao Qi 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Prof. I-Ling Chang 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Prof. Xingjun Hu 
College of Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, China

Dr. Roberto Grassi 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Dr. Kulanda Duysebekova 
Department of Information Systems, Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics, Al-Farabi University, Russia

Prof. Jesus Felez 
Railway Technology Research Center, Technical University of Madrid, Spain

Dr. Diego Ramos 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Rovira i Virgili University, Spain

Prof. Yu-Ting Cheng 
School of Electronic Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Prof. Cristina Tarín 
Institute for System Dynamics, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Dr. Hong Xiao 
Department Power and Energy, Northwestern University, China

Dr. He Jianjun 
College of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering, Changsha University, China

Dr. Han Xuzhao 
School of Mechanical and Precision Instrument Engineering, Xi'an University of Technology, China

Prof. Tahir Yavuz 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Baskent University, Turkey

Dr. Tomaz Kek 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Prof. Jingfu Wang 
Beijing University of Technology, China

Prof. Chii-Rong Yang 
Department of Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Prof. Lizong Lin 
School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, China

Dr. Wei Gao 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Xiangtan University, China

Prof. Kye Bock Lee 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Chungbuk National University, Korea

Dr. Sofia Panteliou 
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics, University of Patras, Greece

Dr. Jia-Shiun Chen 
Department of Vehicle Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

Dr. Fengfang Wu 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Dr. Wanli Song 
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Northeastern University, China

Dr. Dorin Catana 
Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania

Dr. Junling (Joyce) Hu 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bridgeport, USA

Dr. Yinfeng Zhu 
Anhui Jianzhu University, China

Dr. Nader A. Nader 
College of Engineering, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia

Prof. Hongzhong Liu 
State Key Laboratory for Manufacturing System Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Dr. Yingzhi Zhang 
Department of Industrial Engineering, School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Jilin University, China

Prof. Ignacio Pavón García 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Higher Technical School of Industrial Engineers, Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain

Prof. Zhao Hong 
Institute of Optics and Precision Engineering Testing Technology, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Dr. Hong-Hsi Ko 
Department of Multimedia Animation and Application, Nan Kai University of Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Yi-Ming Jen 
Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan

Prof. Jong-Bi Wei 
School of Motor Engineering, National Changhua University, Taiwan

Dr. Yanchao Zhang 
School of Mechanical and Precision Instrument Engineering, Xi'an University of Technology, China

Prof. Chi-Hui Chien 
National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan

Dr. Oluremi Olatunbosun 
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

Dr. Avalle Massimiliano 
Moscow Aviation Technology Institute, Russian State Technological University, Russia

Dr. Nataša Vujica Herzog 
Laboratory for Production and Operations Management, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Prof. Perng-Fei Luo 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chung Hua University, Taiwan

Prof. Jozef Vizintin 
Laboratory of Tribology and Surface, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Michael Sava 
National Research Council Canada, Canada

Dr. Akulich Yurii Vladimirovich 
Perm State National Research Polytechnical University, Russia

Prof. Nikolay G. Taktarov 
Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, Mordovian State Pedagogical Institute, Russia

Dr. Shueiwan Juang 
Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan

Dr. Jeremy (Zheng) Li 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Bridgeport, USA

Dr. Nan Wu 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Manitoba, Canada

Prof. Stanislav Pehan 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Dr. Teng Yun-nan 
School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Northeastern University, China

Dr. Hua Wang 
Institute of Automotive Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Zhijun Zhang 
School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Jilin University, China

Prof. Fengjing Jiang 
Institute of Fuel Cell, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Ming-Jenq Twu 
Department of Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Dr. Li Zengyong 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University, China

Prof. Faruk Elaldi 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Başkent University, Turkey

Dr. Samo Simončič 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. R.J. Lai 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan

Dr. Serge Shil'ko 
Belyi Metal-Polymer Research Institute, Belarus National Academy of Sciences, Belarus

Dr. Yuzhang Wang 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Prof. Kamran Behdinan 
Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada

Prof. Abdel-Hamid I. Mourad 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, United Arab Emirates University, UAE

Dr. Amro AL-Qutub 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

Prof. Hasan Yumak 
Department of Engineering and Architecture, Bozok University, Turkey

Dr. Cem Dolu 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Dr. Hongwei Liu 
State Key Laboratory of Fluid Power Transmission and Control, Zhejiang University, China

Dr. Shun Wang 
School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Jilin University, China

Dr. Junsheng Zheng 
Clean Energy Automotive Engineering Center, School of Automotive Studies, Tongji University, China

Prof. Chi-Yen Shen 
Department of Electrical Engineering, I-Shou University, Taiwan

Dr. C. H. Chiang 
Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, I-Shou University, Taiwan

Dr. Huang Xiuchang 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Dr. Wael Abdelrahman 
Department of Aerospace Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

Dr. Ramesh Kolar 
Department of Systems Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School, USA

Prof. Chih-Kuo Fang 
Department of Mechanical and Electro-Mechanical Engineering, National Ilan University, Taiwan

Dr. Ozgur Erol 
Institute of Science and Engineering, Başkent University, Turkey

Dr. Leo Gusel 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Dr. Wang, Zuankai 
College of Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Dr. Sami Holopainen 
Department of Engineering Design of TUT, Tampere University of Technology, Finland

Prof. Cllr Clive Neal-Sturgess 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Birmingham, UK

Prof. Chil-Chyuan Kuo 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ming Chi University of Technology, Taiwan

Prof. Jiann-Shu Lee 
Department of Computer Science & Information Engineering, National University of Tainan, Taiwan

Prof. Yan-Cherng Lin 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Nan Kai University of Technology, China

Dr. Houming Zhou 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Xiangtan University, China

Prof. Samec Niko 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Prof. Je Ee Ho 
Department of Mechanical and Electro-Mechanical Engineering, National Ilan University, Taiwan

Prof. Yang-Ming Lu 
Department of Electrical Engineering, National University of Tainan, Taiwan

Prof. Hao,yongxing 
School of Mechanical Engineering, North China University of Water Conservancy and Electric Power, China

Assoc. Prof Deqiang Zhou 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangnan University, China

Prof. Zhihong Sun 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Donghua University, China

Dr. Mingming Zhu 
School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering, University of Western Australia, Australia

Dr. Chunyan Pei 
Department of Mechanics, Nanling Campus, Jilin University, China

Dr. Junyi Chen 
School of Automotive Studies, Tongji University, China

Dr. Tsao-Tsung Ma 
Department of Electrical Engineering, National United University, Taiwan

Prof. Chin-I Chen 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chung Hua University, Taiwan

Dr. Liu Jianguo 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Prof. Cesim Atas 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey

Dr. Mitja Kastrevc 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Dr. Martin Barna 
Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Johannes Kepler University, Austria

Dr. Zhang Huangao 
School of Mechanical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, China

Prof. Wen He 
College of Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China

Prof. Tamer Ucar 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bozok University, Turkey

Dr. Nader Sawalhi 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU), Saudi Arabia

Dr. Francesca Curà 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Dr. Hao-Long Chen 
Department of Electronic Engineering, Kao Yuan University, Taiwan

Dr. Cristina Bignardi 
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Prof. Fuh-Liang Wen 
Department of Mechanical & Computer-aided Engineering, College of Engineering, St. John's University, Taiwan

Prof. Nuri Kayansayan 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University, USA

Prof. Jer-Huan Jang 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ming Chi University of Technology, Taiwan

Dr. Haitham Bahaidarah 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

Dr. CT Chen 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan

Dr. Sertan Ozan 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bozok University, Turkey

Dr. Alberto Lopez-Arraiza 
High Technical School of Nautical and Marine Machines, University of the Basque Country, Spain

Dr. Michael Jensen 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Section of Thermal Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Prof. Jesa H Kreiner 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, California State University, USA